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Monday, May 2, 2016

Regular May 2016 Meeting
Franklin Town Board of Aldermen

**8:37 am on May 3, 2016** The proposed budget for the Fiscal Year 2016-2017 is available: (scroll down to see the video of the meeting)

The Franklin Town Board will be meeting tonight in the lower level of town hall on Main Street at 7 pm. This meeting is open to the public.

Macon Media will not be posting a play by play due to the expected arrival of storms this evening, but if you are not at the meeting and you wish to watch the meeting live from your phone, tablet, computer or Roku-type device, please check out our Livestream. [LINK] The video has been added below:

After the meeting is over and the video has been processed, a recorded version of the meeting will be posted here in this article, so bookmark it if you can't be at the meeting or can't watch live.

The public agenda and the press packet are posted below in the interest of transparency:

Town of Franklin Board of Aldermen

Regular Scheduled Meeting

Agenda Monday May 2, 2016 7:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order- Mayor Bob Scott

2. Pledge of Allegiance- Vice Mayor Patti Abel

3. Adoption of the May 2, 2016 Town Board Agenda

4. Approval of the April 4 and April 18, 2016 Town Board minutes

5. Public Hearing 7:05 p.m. on Proposed Flood Ordinance

6. Public Session

7. New Business

A.) Board Action on Proposed Flood Ordinance

B.) Road Name Request for Harrison Oaks Drive- Land Use Administrator Justin Setser

C.) Forward ETJ Request to Town Planning Board- Land Use Administrator Justin Setser & Town Attorney John Henning Jr

D.) Budget Amendment- Finance Officer Kyra Doster

E.) Street Closing Request for Freedom Rocks the Square- Town Manager Summer Woodard

F.) Appointment of Wayne Swank as Chairman of the Alcohol Beverage Control Board- Town Manager Summer Woodard

G.) Proposed Improvements to Memorial Park- Town Manager Summer Woodard

H.) Official Notification and Acceptance of State Revolving Loan for $3,578,750- Town Manager Summer Woodard

I.) Budget Amendment for Water Plant Upgrade and Expansion Project- Finance Officer Kyra Doster

J.) Proposed Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Town Budget- Town Manager Summer Woodard

1.) Presentation of Proposed Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Town of Franklin Budget

2.) Set Budget Work Session for Saturday May 14, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.

3.) Set Public Hearing for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Town of Franklin Budget for Monday June 6, 2016 at 7:05 p.m.

8. Announcements

A.) Meet and Greet with Fire Chief Kevin Rohrer Wednesday May 11, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Franklin Fire Department.

B.) Town Hall Offices will be closed Monday May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day

9. Adjourn